Stephen John Smoogen wrote:
Was this email and the rest of the replies really necessary to a
public list? Calling out Eric Raymond on a public list is like
shooting fish in a barrel with peppershot, you are going to get a
response and in the end it will smell pretty bad. A set of private
emails would have been a better channel, and if they didn't get what
you want a comment to the Fedora Advisory Board and on a web-page that
the data was not-accurate would have been ok.
You are correct. It was not the best idea to complain about this in
public. I apologize for unnecessarily sparking this flamewar here.